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Porsche And Penske Team Up For IMSA And WEC Effort

Photo: Michelin Racing USA Team Penske has been kicking butt in racing for decades, and for a lot of that time the team has been powered by Porsche. Way back in the 1960s Roger Penske himself was racing various four-cam Porsche prototype sports racing roadsters. By the 1970s, Penske and hired driver Mark Donohue were a global force, and their Porsche 917/30 became known as an all-conquering machine in the Can Am series. More recently, from 2006 to 2008, the bright yellow DHL-sponsored Penske Po...
Tags: Porsche, Autos, DHL, Audi, Le Mans, Acura, Daytona, Team Penske, Penske, WEC, IMSA, Roger Penske, FIA World Endurance Championship, Porsche Motorsports, FIA WEC, Mark Donohue


A Rust-based Buer Malware Variant Has Been Spotted in the Wild

Cybersecurity researchers on Monday disclosed a new malspam campaign distributing a fresh variant of a malware loader called 'Buer' written in Rust, illustrating how adversaries are constantly honing their malware toolsets to evade analysis. Dubbed "RustyBuer," the malware is propagated via emails masquerading as shipping notices from DHL Support, and is said to have affected no fewer than 200 [Author: [email protected] (Ravie Lakshmanan)]
Tags: Tech, DHL, Buer, Ravie Lakshmanan


Ivorian startup Afrikrea partners with DHL and Visa to launch SaaS e-commerce platform ANKA

In 2016, Ivorian e-commerce startup Afrikrea started as a marketplace for African-based and inspired clothing, accessories, arts, and crafts . Over the past five years, Afrikrea has served more than 7,000 sellers from 47 African countries and buyers from 170 countries . Per the company’s data, it records more than 500,000 visits monthly, with the majority of its customers from Europe and North America recording over $15 million in transactions . But while Afrikrea presents African merc...
Tags: Europe, Nigeria, Africa, America, Tech, Kenya, Euromonitor, North America, Gumroad, DHL, Caribbean, Visa, McKinsey Company, ARR, Jumia, Anka


Courier giant DHL padded own pockets with 'hidden fees,' class action alleges

A Vancouver law firm is going to court against DHL, alleging the courier giant was "unjustly enriched" by misrepresenting some of the...
Tags: Vancouver, DHL


Experts lay out how the chaos caused by pandemic-era panic buying could revolutionize our global supply chain

In the US, one of the earliest stories of the pandemic was the toilet paper shortage. Kathrin Ziegler/Getty Images The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the global nature of our supply chain - and its fragility. In a roundtable with Insider, experts discussed the revolutionary lessons learned from that period. Read the full transcript with Hannah Kain (ALOM Technologies), Mei Yee Pang (DHL), and Peter Evans (Orderly) here. Because of their work, Insider named the panelists to our...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, UK, California, China, Germany, Singapore, US, Trends, UPS, Brooklyn, Evans, DHL, Clorox, Pang, Peter Evans


Australia’s Covid vaccination relying on opaque private contracts worth millions

Lack of transparency over deals with private consultants, logistics companies and healthcare contractors adding to ‘layers of confusion’ over rolloutFrom reassurance to shambles: how Australia’s coronavirus vaccine rollout unravelledAustralian doctors condemn vaccine ‘farce’ after AstraZeneca reversalThe Australian government is funnelling millions of dollars to private contractors for its beleaguered Covid vaccine rollout using opaque deals – some of which are hidden from the public and ignore ...
Tags: Health, Australia, Australia news, Australian politics, Astrazeneca, Vaccines and immunisation, Accenture, DHL, Linfox, Coronavirus, Aspen Continue


Business-To-Business E-Commerce Boom Only Just Beginning: DHL

(Reuters) - Courier services company DHL Express forecasts the global market for e-commerce between companies will grow by more than 70% to $20.9...
Tags: DHL, DHL Express, Reuters Courier


ABB and AWS team up to create an EV fleet management platform

Swiss automation and technology company ABB has announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to create a cloud-based EV fleet management platform that it hopes will hasten the electrification of fleets. The platform, which the company says will help operators maintain business continuity as they switch to electric, will roll out in the second half of 2021. This announcement comes after a wave of major delivery companies pledged to electrify their fleets. Amazon already has a num...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, California, Tech, UPS, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Shipping, Aws, DHL, Logistics, Amazon Web Services, Fedex, Mckinsey, Abb, Ev


Cataract.

My wife asked me why the cataracts in eyes are called that, so of course I had to look it up; it turns out Greek καταρ(ρ)άκτης, literally ‘down-rushing,’ could mean both ‘waterfall’ and ‘portcullis,’ both senses were kept in Latin and French (from which we got the word), and the sense ‘an opacity of the crystalline lens of the eye’ (in the OED’s words) is: [Apparently a figurative use of the sense portcullis. In French, the physician A. Paré (c1550) has ‘cataracte ou coulisse’; and Cotgrave (161...
Tags: Amazon, Uncategorized, Linguistics, DHL, James Joyce, Ozon, Joyce, Brighton Beach, AbeBooks, Gorbunova, Mikhail Shishkin, Cange, St Petersburg Bookstore, José Vergara


Amazon begins testing its Rivian electric delivery vans in San Francisco

Amazon is expanding customer deliveries via electric cargo vehicle to San Francisco, making the Bay Area the second of 16 total cities the company expects to bring its Rivian-sourced EVs to in 2021.  San Francisco’s unique terrain and climate were a couple of the reasons Amazon said it chose the city for its second round of testing. Its EVs, which were designed and built in partnership with Rivian, can last up to 150 miles on a single charge.  Amazon began testing its electric delivery van ...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Transportation, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Tech, UPS, Automotive, Electric Vehicles, Richmond California, DHL, Logistics, EVs, Delivery, Fedex, Bay Area


Global-e files to go public as e-commerce startups enjoy a renaissance

Global-e, an e-commerce platform that helps online sellers reach global consumers, filed to go public this morning. The company’s F-1 filing is here, if you’d like to read along. While Global-e is not a United States-based company — it also has offices in the UK and Israel, among other countries — its recent growth underscores that the e-commerce boom we’ve seen domestically is hardly unique. Indeed, Global-e’s growth has been rapid and impressive. The Exchange explores startups, markets and mo...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Ecommerce, UK, Israel, Global, Tech, United States, DHL, Roblox, The Exchange, Red Dot Capital Partners, EC Newsletter, EC Ecommerce and D2C, Apax Partners and Vitruvian Partners


3 supply chain leaders on the toilet paper fiasco, predicting demand, and sustainable e-commerce packaging

(From left): Hannah Kain, CEO of ALOM Technologies, Mei Yee Pang, Head of Asia Pacific, Global Practice Lead for Supply Chain (DHL) and Peter Evans, CEO of Orderly BI Graphics Insider recently selected the top people transforming business across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. Three members of the supply chain list gathered together for a virtual roundtable. They discussed supply chain disruptions, adjusting to new norms, corporate social responsibility, and the futu...
Tags: Transportation, Asia, UK, China, Singapore, Global, US, Trends, Analytics, Asia Pacific, DHL, Roundtable, Peter, Mei, HANNAH, North America Europe


Desperate for more planes, cargo airlines are buying up aging passenger jets. Here's how they're converted to fly Amazon packages instead of people.

Converting a Boeing 767-300ER to a cargo plane. Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com and Israeli Aerospace Industries Cargo carriers and e-commerce giants are buying up aging airliners and turning them into cargo jets. Israel Aerospace Industries is one conversion firm that the likes of Amazon have entrusted with their planes. The process can take up to around 120 days, and slots are booked years in advance.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A unique fleet of aircra...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Transportation, News, Air Travel, China, Planes, Israel, Trends, Features, Flying, Canada, Aviation, DHL, Boeing, Delta Air Lines


United just ordered $1 billion worth of eVTOLs from a startup that aims to launch intra-city passenger flights in 2024

United Airlines and Archer Matheus Obst/Shutterstock.com and Archer United Airlines and eVTOL startup Archer Aviation announced a $1 billion partnership and aircraft order. United will buy 200 aircraft to be used for eco-friendly airport transportation. Archer Aviation is also going public via a special-purpose acquisition company. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. United Airlines is investing in a new kind of aircraft, one that doesn't fly over oceans but over conges...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, News, Planes, Los Angeles, Trends, Startup, Chicago, Flying, Aircraft, Archer, Aviation, New York Stock Exchange, DHL, Faa, Boeing


Hundreds of Maersk shipping containers fell into the Pacific Ocean when the vessel hit rough weather

VG 750 shipping containers aboard a Maersk cargo ship tumbled into the Pacific Ocean in heavy seas. Maersk Essen, which has the capacity for over 13,000 containers, was en route from China to California. Maersk is setting up a customer communication plan to reach out to customers who lost their goods. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Hundreds of containers aboard a Maersk cargo ship fell into the Pacific Ocean when the vessel hit bad weather, the company said Friday.Mae...
Tags: Usa, News, China, Trends, UPS, Shipping, Retail, Trade, DHL, Pacific Ocean, Maersk, Consumer Goods, Copenhagen Denmark, US Coast Guard, Los Angeles California, Shipping Container


637 Travel Industry

Travel industry analyst Henry Harteveldt talks about the impacts of COVID-19 and the 737 MAX on air travel. In the news, new CDC test requirements for air passengers entering the US, airlines benefiting from the relief package, booking the middle seat, growth of air cargo, F-35B qualifications for the Italian navy, Australia orders the Apache, and aviation event postponements. Guest Henry Harteveldt is a well-known travel industry analyst and founder and president of Atmosphere ...
Tags: Amazon, Florida, Australia, Navy, California, Cdc, US, Los Angeles, Nasa, United States, International Space Station, Italy, Delta, Army, Aviation, F-35


DHL consulting exec shares 5 time-tested supply chain practices all businesses should consider

Pang Mei Yee, Head of Asia Pacific, Global Practice Lead for Supply Chain and Analytics Practice, DHL Consulting DHL Consulting Pang Mei Yee is the head of Asia Pacific, global practice lead for supply chain and analytics practice at DHL Consulting. After witnessing the challenges the supply chain sector is facing due to the pandemic, Pang shares supply chain practices any business should consider. Because of her work, Business Insider named Pang to our annual list of the 10 ...
Tags: Apple, Asia, Trends, Tesla, Asia Pacific, DHL, Logistics, Pang, DHL Supply Chain, Edit Series, TB2020, SP-ING-WB-2020, TB2020 Supply Chain, Pang Mei Yee, Mei Yee Head, Analytics Practice DHL Consulting DHL


All You Need to Know About Selling on Amazon Mexico

Is your Amazon business growing strong and steady? Then you should consider expanding your reach beyond US borders. In the fourth quarter of 2020, Amazon announced a US$100-million expansion of its operations in Mexico. Which is why selling on Amazon Mexico is your best bet. Over the last five years, Mexico has become a very profitable market for the retail giant. The country’s proximity to the US, the trade agreement between both nations, and its increasing customer-base have played a fundament...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Mexico, US, Sales & Marketing, UPS, Canada, Usps, North America, DHL, Right Now, FBA, Esteban, Amazon FBA, US Canada, Amazon US


The airline industry's loss is Amazon's gain as the e-commerce giant purchases 11 Boeing 767 airliners to use as cargo planes

An Amazon Prime Air Boeing 767-300ER Freighter. Stephen Brashear / Stringer / Getty Images Amazon just purchased 11 Boeing 767-300ER aircraft to be converted into cargo freighters for its Prime Air fleet. The former airliners most recently flew for Delta Air Lines and WestJet and became casualties of the pandemic once international borders closed. The first aircraft will fly this year with the rest taking to the skies by the end of 2022. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. ...
Tags: Amazon, Transportation, News, Air Travel, Australia, Planes, Israel, US, Trends, Amazon Prime, Flying, Canada, Delta, Prime Air, Qantas, Airbus


Last-minute shoppers avoid stores, hit websites — and deliveries are piling up

By Anne Riley Moffat and Thomas Black | Bloomberg American shoppers shunned stores and extended their online binge during the last weekend before Christmas, adding to a package-delivery logjam that’s now reaching a crescendo. “There’s “a lot of stuff all hitting at once,” said Craig Johnson, president of Customer Growth Partners. “I think it’s past the time for creative. They have to charge people extra to get it there.” With COVID-19 cases surging in the U.S., foot traffic slumped nearly 40% at...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Business, Bloomberg, Sport, UPS, Soccer, Usps, Drake, Postal Service, DHL, The Washington Post, Roadie, U S Postal Service, Bloomberg Intelligence, Pitney Bowes Inc


53 Transformers say the pandemic has changed company missions in survey

Picker robot made by RightHand Robotics RightHand Robotics As part of Business Insider's Transforming Business series, we surveyed 53 of the Transformers to gain insights on their leadership strategies, goals for the future, and important challenges ahead. The survey revealed that COVID-19 caused many of the respondent's companies to make subtle shifts to how they pitch their products and services, citing a higher focus on well-being and safety. Large companies are more willi...
Tags: Trends, Cambridge, Survey, Jordan, Kim, DHL, Pasadena, Seoul, RightHand Robotics, Flippy, Jimmy Kim, Acar, COVID, Edit Series, TB2020, SP-ING-WB-2020


Most 2020 holiday shipping deadlines have passed - but it's not too late to order from Amazon, Best Buy, and more stores

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Distance plays a big part this Christmas and it's important to ensure your gifts arrive on time. Crystal Cox/Business Insider Choosing the perfect gift for everyone on your list is only half of the struggle; making sure it arrives on time is the real challenge. December 11 is the deadline for most retailers' standard shipping and December 15 for most shipping services' ground shipping.If you're ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Home Depot, Nordstrom, US, Trends, Walmart, Gifts, UPS, Best Buy, Shipping, Usps, Patagonia, Macy's, DHL


DHL and Royal Mail warn on parcel disruption

Delivery chaos comes days before Christmas and follows fears about a new strain of the coronavirus in the UK.
Tags: Business, Royal Mail, DHL


FedEx is limiting the number of items small businesses can ship during the pandemic-fueled holiday and retailers are calling it a 'shipageddon'

FedEx's small business customers are facing daily shipping limits as low as 75 packages per day. Joe Raedle/Getty Images FedEx is placing daily package limits on some businesses as its shipping network faces capacity issues during the pandemic-fueled surge in online holiday shopping. Carriers have taken similar steps before, but small business owners told Business Insider that FedEx hasn't been transparent about the current wave of quotas, which have been as low as 75 packages per day ...
Tags: Amazon, Holiday Shopping, Cyber Monday, Black Friday, Transportation, News, Trends, Nike, Walmart, UPS, Canada, Shipping, Usps, Retail, Las Vegas, Portland Oregon


2020's holiday shipping deadlines are coming up fast - but it's not too late to order from Amazon, Best Buy, and more stores

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Distance plays a big part this Christmas and it's important to ensure your gifts arrive on time. Crystal Cox/Business Insider Choosing the perfect gift for everyone on your list is only half of the struggle; making sure it arrives on time is the real challenge. December 11 is the deadline for most retailers' standard shipping and December 15 for most shipping services' ground shipping.If you're ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Home Depot, Nordstrom, US, Trends, Walmart, Gifts, UPS, Best Buy, Shipping, Usps, Patagonia, Macy's, DHL


Walmart just announced the last days to place orders for Christmas and the deadlines are earlier than last year

AP Photo/David J. Phillip Walmart says orders with two-day shipping should be placed by December 19 to arrive by Christmas. The retailer also expanded curbside pickup hours this year. Experts have warned of shipping delays during the holidays. Walmart set a deadline of December 22 in 2019 for two-day shipping, making this year's deadline days earlier than last. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Shoppers should place orders by December 19 to make sure they arrive by Chris...
Tags: Trends, Walmart, UPS, DHL, Wall Street Journal, Levi, Satish Jindel, ShipMatrix, Lasership, Mary Meisenzahl, Christmas Walmart, David J Phillip Walmart, Sephora Home Depot


2020's holiday shipping deadlines are coming up fast - December 11 is the cutoff for standard shipping at most stores

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Distance plays a big part this Christmas and it's important to ensure your gifts arrive on time. Crystal Cox/Business Insider Choosing the perfect gift for everyone on your list is only half of the struggle; making sure it arrives on time is the real challenge. December 11 is the deadline for most retailers' standard shipping and December 15 for most shipping services' ground shipping.If you're ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Home Depot, Nordstrom, US, Trends, Walmart, Gifts, UPS, Best Buy, Shipping, Usps, Patagonia, Macy's, DHL


Reservoir GT Tour Blue Edition — Hands On Review

I’m not gonna lie; Reservoir was not on my radar too much before its GT Tour Blue Edition landed on my table. Actually, it landed in front of my door for six hours before I could arrive home to pick it up (thank you, DHL), but that’s another story. Not checking this brand out sooner […] Visit Reservoir GT Tour Blue Edition — Hands On Review to read the full article.
Tags: Review, Watches, DHL, Hands-on, Retrograde, Reservoir


The US turned down 'multiple' chances to buy more doses of Pfizer's highly effective COVID-19 shot and is instead turning to other vaccine agreements, says former FDA chief and Pfizer board member

Former FDA Commissioner and Pfizer board member Scott Gottlieb Mark Wilson/Getty Images Former Food and Drug Administration commissioner and Pfizer board member, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, said Wednesday the US government turned down chances to buy additional batches of Pfizer's vaccines and has sought agreements from other manufacturers instead. The US ordered 100 million doses of Pfizer's two-shot vaccine but the company may not be able to offer more shots to the nation until next June. Gottlie...
Tags: UK, US, Trends, European Union, New York Times, Food And Drug Administration, Fda, William Shakespeare, Pfizer, DHL, Wall Street Journal, Cnbc, Trump, University Hospital, Gottlieb, Scott Gottlieb


Photos show how countries around the world are preparing to distribute COVID-19 vaccines as the pandemic rages with ferocity

Woman holds vials labelled "COVID-19 Coronavirus Vaccine" over dry ice in this illustration taken, December 5, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration The world is preparing to move past the global COVID-19 pandemic that has killed more than 1.5 million people as vaccines begin to roll out to the public. The UK is expected to distribute Pfizer's vaccine for the novel coronavirus this week after British authorities approved it for emergency use on December 2. Photos show how different countri...
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